The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Sussex region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 2 2 13
Rank change year-on-year
0 +11
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 221 123 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 29.16% 21.96% 9.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 29.66% 22.86% 10.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 98 21
Median daily rate £440 £363 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.37% +20.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £300 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £43.00 £48.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.41% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £37.50 £32.88
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +14.06%
Developer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Sussex region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
745 538 308
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 98.28% 96.07% 93.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 465 359 189
Median daily rate £425 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 19 30
Median hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £9.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £50.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of IT contracts across the West Sussex region that featured Developer in the job title.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Developer across the West Sussex region.

Developer Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Developer across the West Sussex region.

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Developer
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worthing +1 100 £475 +2.15% 2
Crawley +2 41 £418 +15.17% 11
Gatwick -1 18 £400 +16.78% 1
Horsham -1 12 £550 +49.15% 4
Burgess Hill - 3 £463 - 3
East Grinstead -2 2 £331 +2.71%
Chichester - 2 £413 - 1
Haywards Heath - 1 - - 1
Developer
South East

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Sussex region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 181 (59.54%) Agile Software Development
2 152 (50.00%) Java
3 150 (49.34%) CSS
4 149 (49.01%) HTML
5 119 (39.14%) REST
6 112 (36.84%) Scala
7 106 (34.87%) JSON
8 103 (33.88%) Ajax
9 98 (32.24%) HTML5
10 96 (31.58%) Scrum
11 95 (31.25%) CSS3
12 94 (30.92%) Ruby
13 93 (30.59%) Subversion
13 93 (30.59%) Git (software)
14 90 (29.61%) C#
15 87 (28.62%) HTTP
15 87 (28.62%) Automated Testing
16 84 (27.63%) Python
16 84 (27.63%) JUnit
16 84 (27.63%) Spring
17 80 (26.32%) Open Source
17 80 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
18 79 (25.99%) Responsive Web Design
18 79 (25.99%) Jenkins
19 78 (25.66%) Web Design
20 76 (25.00%) MVC
21 74 (24.34%) Play Framework
22 73 (24.01%) Django
23 71 (23.36%) Guice
23 71 (23.36%) Google

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 48 (15.79%) Confluence
2 11 (3.62%) CMS
3 8 (2.63%) Apache
4 5 (1.64%) WebLogic
5 4 (1.32%) Apache Spark
5 4 (1.32%) Drupal
5 4 (1.32%) Oracle Workflow
5 4 (1.32%) Tomcat
6 3 (0.99%) IIS
6 3 (0.99%) Node.js
7 1 (0.33%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.33%) Documentum
7 1 (0.33%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 20 (6.58%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.29%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.66%) GIMP
3 2 (0.66%) MS Office
4 1 (0.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 15 (4.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.66%) SAP PSCD
3 1 (0.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle Manufacturing
3 1 (0.33%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.32%) Google Play
2 3 (0.99%) GitHub
3 1 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.33%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 87 (28.62%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (13.82%) SQL Server
2 40 (13.16%) Relational Database
3 23 (7.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 17 (5.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (4.28%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (3.29%) BusinessObjects
6 10 (3.29%) SQL Server 2014
7 9 (2.96%) Big Data
8 8 (2.63%) MySQL
8 8 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 7 (2.30%) Hadoop
10 6 (1.97%) Oracle Database
11 5 (1.64%) Apache Hive
11 5 (1.64%) MongoDB
11 5 (1.64%) QlikView
12 4 (1.32%) Oracle Reports
12 4 (1.32%) Power BI
12 4 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
13 3 (0.99%) Crystal Reports
14 2 (0.66%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 93 (30.59%) Git (software)
1 93 (30.59%) Subversion
2 84 (27.63%) JUnit
3 79 (25.99%) Jenkins
4 51 (16.78%) JIRA
5 30 (9.87%) Selenium
6 16 (5.26%) Visual Studio
7 8 (2.63%) Cucumber
8 7 (2.30%) Oracle Forms
9 6 (1.97%) Mockito
10 5 (1.64%) Hamcrest
11 4 (1.32%) Eclipse
11 4 (1.32%) Maven
12 3 (0.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 3 (0.99%) Talend Open Studio
12 3 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
13 2 (0.66%) CA Gen
13 2 (0.66%) Gradle
13 2 (0.66%) HP UFT
13 2 (0.66%) NUnit
General
1 13 (4.28%) Finance
2 8 (2.63%) Law
3 1 (0.33%) Back Office
3 1 (0.33%) Financial Institution
3 1 (0.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.33%) Marketing
3 1 (0.33%) Publishing
3 1 (0.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 150 (49.34%) CSS
2 149 (49.01%) HTML
3 119 (39.14%) REST
4 106 (34.87%) JSON
5 103 (33.88%) Ajax
6 98 (32.24%) HTML5
7 95 (31.25%) CSS3
8 84 (27.63%) Spring
9 74 (24.34%) Play Framework
10 73 (24.01%) Django
11 71 (23.36%) Guice
12 70 (23.03%) Ruby on Rails
13 56 (18.42%) RESTful
14 43 (14.14%) Spring MVC
15 41 (13.49%) .NET
16 38 (12.50%) jQuery
17 30 (9.87%) ASP.NET
18 25 (8.22%) AngularJS
18 25 (8.22%) Web Services
19 18 (5.92%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 51 (16.78%) User Experience
2 36 (11.84%) Mobile App
3 14 (4.61%) Animation
4 13 (4.28%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (2.96%) Visualisation
6 8 (2.63%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (1.64%) Mathematics
8 3 (0.99%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.66%) Inversion of Control
9 2 (0.66%) iPad
9 2 (0.66%) Statistics
10 1 (0.33%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.33%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.33%) DataPower
10 1 (0.33%) FMCG
10 1 (0.33%) IBM Mainframe
10 1 (0.33%) iPhone
10 1 (0.33%) Social Media
10 1 (0.33%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 56 (18.42%) Linux
2 20 (6.58%) Apple iOS
3 19 (6.25%) Android
4 13 (4.28%) Unix
5 9 (2.96%) Mac OS X
6 3 (0.99%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 181 (59.54%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (31.58%) Scrum
3 87 (28.62%) Automated Testing
4 80 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
4 80 (26.32%) Open Source
5 79 (25.99%) Responsive Web Design
6 78 (25.66%) Web Design
7 76 (25.00%) MVC
8 70 (23.03%) Web Development
9 46 (15.13%) Configuration Management
9 46 (15.13%) OWASP
10 42 (13.82%) Front End Development
11 39 (12.83%) Mentoring
12 36 (11.84%) TDD
13 28 (9.21%) Mobile Development
14 27 (8.88%) Service Design
15 24 (7.89%) Continuous Improvement
16 23 (7.57%) Line Management
17 22 (7.24%) CRM
18 21 (6.91%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 152 (50.00%) Java
2 112 (36.84%) Scala
3 94 (30.92%) Ruby
4 90 (29.61%) C#
5 84 (27.63%) Python
6 71 (23.36%) JavaScript
7 58 (19.08%) SQL
8 18 (5.92%) Objective-C
9 15 (4.93%) Apple Swift
10 11 (3.62%) T-SQL
11 6 (1.97%) PL/SQL
12 5 (1.64%) Groovy
13 4 (1.32%) Shell Script
13 4 (1.32%) XPath
14 3 (0.99%) ABAP
14 3 (0.99%) Apex Code
14 3 (0.99%) C
14 3 (0.99%) PHP
15 2 (0.66%) C++
15 2 (0.66%) Perl
Qualifications
1 14 (4.61%) Security Cleared
2 12 (3.95%) SC Cleared
3 8 (2.63%) Degree
4 7 (2.30%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (1.97%) MCP
6 3 (0.99%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.33%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.33%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.33%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.99%) QA
2 2 (0.66%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (0.99%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (0.99%) Puppet
2 1 (0.33%) Ansible
2 1 (0.33%) Oozie
Vendors
1 71 (23.36%) Google
2 25 (8.22%) Oracle
3 12 (3.95%) Apple
3 12 (3.95%) Microsoft
4 8 (2.63%) FatWire
5 7 (2.30%) ION Trading
6 6 (1.97%) Cognos
6 6 (1.97%) SAP
6 6 (1.97%) Tableau
7 4 (1.32%) Adobe
7 4 (1.32%) Blue Prism
7 4 (1.32%) IBM
7 4 (1.32%) Telerik
7 4 (1.32%) Twitter
8 3 (0.99%) EPiServer
8 3 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (0.99%) Talend
8 3 (0.99%) webMethods
9 2 (0.66%) Informatica
9 2 (0.66%) Pega
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